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Domestic violence awareness brings healing

Students and guests release rose petals into Reflection Lake during the Flowers on the Lake event at the University Thursday evening. The event was held to spread awareness for victims of domestic abuse within the community.

Austin Lewis, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017

When Randi Bass was six, her mother was married to a man who domestically abused her. She was constantly trying to leave him. When Bass’ mother finally left, that only led to grief. The man would speak of harming and even killing her entire family. There was no bluffing in his words. Bass...

Students reflect on domestic violence

Abigail Suddarth

October 21, 2015

All of the students bowed their heads as they listened to the 45 rings symbolizing the 45 people who were lost due to domestic violence at the lake behind the Liberal Arts Center this afternoon. Khloe Miller, became one of 45 victims who died as a result of  domestic violence last year in India...

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